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MARINE WEATHER HF VOICE BROADCAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
731 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS FROM 60 NM TO 250 NM OFFSHORE.

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

.SYNOPSIS FOR WASHINGTON AND OREGON WATERS...LOW PRES JUST OFF
THE WASHINGTON COAST WILL MOVE S TODAY WHILE PULLING A STRONG
COLD FRONT S OF THE SOUTHERN WATERS. THIS LOW WILL DISSIPATE NEAR
CAPE LOOKOUT LATER TONIGHT. A TROUGH WILL PASS SE OVER THE AREA
MON THROUGH EARLY TUE. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD NE OVER THE WATERS
TUE THROUGH WED...THEN WEAKEN WED NIGHT THROUGH THU AS A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES. THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS THU NIGHT.

CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE LOOKOUT

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 18 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.

CAPE LOOKOUT TO POINT ST. GEORGE

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 17 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT.
.MON...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 11 TO 13 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.

.FORECASTER REINHART. OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER.



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